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By Travis Hoium - Apr 19, 2013 at 11:08AM

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The opportunity in solar is huge for First Solar, but the company runs the risk of being an onlooker as new technology takes over the industry.

The opportunity in solar is huge for First Solar, but the company runs the risk of being an onlooker as new technology takes over the industry. The stock looks like a value now, but it'll be a value trap if management can't find ways to unlock the industry's potential by improving technology and growing the systems business.

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